Tour


The Sextet w/ For Now (Denton, TX)
Jul
13
9:00 PM21:00

The Sextet w/ For Now (Denton, TX)

For Now is an original music project led by composer/vocalist Isabel Crespo. They blend modern jazz harmony, thought-provoking lyrics, and intricate melodies to create a nuanced sound.
www.fornowproject.com

The Sextet
Playing original compositions and arrangements of bassist Robert Castillo, The Sextet plays music to move to and moved by. Robert's writing incorporates elements of funk, soul, and dance, as well as jazz song structures and harmonies. The result is contemporary groove jazz that a listener of any background can bob their head to.
thesextetjazz.com

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For Now / Animal Children
Jul
12
9:00 PM21:00

For Now / Animal Children

Free show!

9:30 - For Now - https://fornowproject.bandcamp.com/
For Now is a creative modern jazz quintet led by vocalist/composer Isabel Crespo. The group blends modern jazz harmony, thoughtful lyrics, and intricate melodies to create a nuanced sound. Their performances are dynamic, carefully weaving improvisations and composed material, and striving for new ways of unfolding the personal experience.

10:30 - Animal Children - https://animalchildren.bandcamp.com/
Sweet and savory, lines and flow, order and disorder. Animal Children runs the gambit of textures to create a fluid vibe of creative colors and grooves. Synth tones meet acoustic instruments in an energetic knife fight.
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Debuting St. Louis’ newest jazz ensembles, “The Thursday Night Revue at The Dark Room” hosts a rotating group on stage every Thursday night from 9:30pm-11:30pm.

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Tree Songs, For Now, The Conner Eisenmenger Think Tank
Jul
11
8:00 AM08:00

Tree Songs, For Now, The Conner Eisenmenger Think Tank

Doors at 7:30 // Music at 8

$5 suggested donation and BYOB!

The Conner Eisenmenger Think Tank is a small group of jazz practitioners exploring new textures in the modern jazz idiom. The Think Tank is making its Chicago debut with a series of original compositions.

For Now is an original music project led by vocalist/composer Isabel Crespo. They blend modern jazz harmony, thought-provoking lyrics, and intricate melodies to create a nuanced sound.
https://fornowproject.bandcamp.com

Tree Songs is an original project led by Chicago based jazz vocalist/instrumentalist Christine Hannan. This brand new set of compositions explores how human lives are intertwined to the lives of trees. The set of compositions blends wordless melodies, intricate harmony, original vocalese and poetry to create a unique journey addressing issues prevalent in our natural world.

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Wack Cheddar / For Now (TX) / Low Crouching Bear
Jul
7
8:00 PM20:00

Wack Cheddar / For Now (TX) / Low Crouching Bear

Come to P H Â R M Â C Y for some original [jazz-ish] music.
Doors 7pm // Cover $8

Low Crouching Bear - 8pm
LOUD! SAD! JAZZ? Quartet featuring Bryan Cowan on Saxophone, Jonah Christian on Guitar, Pat Brennan on Bass, Patrick Conlon on trombone, and Adam Gresko on Drums.

For Now - 9pm
For Now is an original music project led by vocalist/composer Isabel Crespo. They blend modern jazz harmony, thought-provoking lyrics, and intricate melodies to create a nuanced sound. Their debut album, Elsewhere, will be out May 18th.
fornowproject.com

Wack Cheddar - 10pm
Wack Cheddar is a Philadelphia-based band fusing elements of funk, rock, jazz and pop. Led by drummer and composer John Venezia, their music is driven by a dynamic three piece horn section complimented by an energetic, hard hitting rhythm section.

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For Now/ Donnie Dale/ Beak Trio
Jul
6
8:00 PM20:00

For Now/ Donnie Dale/ Beak Trio

For Now- 
Progressive Jazz Badasses from Texas. Currently touring in support of their new release, Elsewhere. Seriously, it's really a treat to get musicians of this level through Richmond... at a house show no less.
https://fornowproject.bandcamp.com/album/elsewhere

Donnie Dale-
Richmond's very own.... Their bandcamp describes their sound as "Dark Gospel".... seems pretty accurate
https://donniedale.bandcamp.com/releases

Beak Trio-
Banjo/Bass/Drums freakout-core. Members of CGI Jesus, Groam & Joan Son of Groam, Mckinley Dixon, Night XM, and a whole lot more... 
https://beaktrio.bandcamp.com/releases

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For Now // Chócala
Jul
5
7:30 PM19:30

For Now // Chócala

7:30pm | For Now is a creative modern jazz quintet led by vocalist/composer Isabel Crespo. The group blends modern jazz harmony, thoughtful lyrics, and intricate melodies to create a nuanced sound. Their performances are dynamic, carefully weaving improvisations and composed material, and striving for new ways of unfolding the personal experience.
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8:30 | Chócala is a sonic amalgamation of Latin rhythms, rock, and jazz with a touch of tropical psychedelia resulting in an experimental yet approachable sound with an infectious groove. The band is fronted by keyboardist Liza Ortiz who’s powerful lyrics about self-assessment and affirmation are earnest, heartfelt, and entirely in Spanish. Michael Anderson (saxophone), Davey Blackburn (percussion), and Claudio Ortiz (bass) playfully harmonize and explore polyrhythmic soundscapes, offering up novel yet familiar experiences with each song. https://chocalamusic.bandcamp.com/album/en-demo-ni

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For Now (TX) / Nathan Matthews / Gardeners
Jul
4
8:00 PM20:00

For Now (TX) / Nathan Matthews / Gardeners

Fourth of July House Show! Yeehaw. Come watch some fireworks, and hear some awesome music.

For Now (Denton, TX) (Jazz quintet) - Led by vocalist/composer Isabel Crespo. They blend modern jazz harmony, thought-provoking lyrics, and intricate melodies to create a nuanced sound. Their music often examines social injustice through a poetic lens, turning complex situations into musical vignettes. Their performances are dynamic, carefully weaving improvisations and composed material, and striving for new ways of unfolding the personal experience. Their debut album, Elsewhere, is out now!

Nathan Matthews - Sweet marimba music

Gardeners - Acoustic sweetites. Come fawn over Brandon. 

$5 donation

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Nutria / For Now (TX) / Outer Core
Jul
2
8:00 PM20:00

Nutria / For Now (TX) / Outer Core

8pm | Outer Core is an improvisational chamber quartet consisting of David Bode on Reeds, Cyrus Nabipoor on Brass, Amina Michele Scott on Bass, and Joey Van Leeuwen on percussion. The band is influenced by a wide range of artists including Ornette Coleman, Thelonious Monk, J.S. Bach, Arnold Schoenberg, Anthony Braxton, and more.

9pm | For Now is an original music project led by vocalist/composer Isabel Crespo. They blend modern jazz harmony, thought-provoking lyrics, and intricate melodies to create a nuanced sound. Their debut album, Elsewhere, is available for streaming/purchase.

10pm | Nutria is an instrumental trio that performs original compositions with an emphasis on collective improvisation. 
Named after the infamous South Louisiana swamp rat, their music explores jazz, chamber music, traditional music of the African diaspora and Eastern Europe and the avant-garde.

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For Now & Gil Del Bosque Live at Monks
Jul
1
7:30 PM19:30

For Now & Gil Del Bosque Live at Monks

All-Ages | $20 Suggested Donation - $10 student/under 21
Doors at 7pm

Gil Del Bosque at 7:30pm - Featuring Gil Del Bosque on Saxophones, Dan Andersen on Guitar, Dan Redner on Piano, Alex Browne on Double Bass, and Greg Clifford on Drums

For Now at 9pm - Featuring Isabel Crespo on Vocals/Composition, Skyler Hill on Guitar, 
Ben Alden McDonald on Piano, Mike Luzecky on Bass, and Jonny Harmon on Drums

Monks began as a pop-up jazz listening room that hosted a variety of acts at short lived art gallery: Featuring a 5'7" 1946 Knabe Grand Piano, backline, custom made furniture, bar menu, and whisper-policy, this experience is aiming straight for the small jazz listening rooms of NYC and beyond.

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Sara Finkle | For Now | Q&A
Jun
30
9:00 PM21:00

Sara Finkle | For Now | Q&A

9:30pm | Sara Finkle is a vocalist and composer with a rich and haunting voice. She prides herself on the juxtaposition of lyric and setting, often disguising dark and genuine messages with fun grooves and enticing melodies.
www.sarafinkle.com

10:30pm | For Now is an original music project led by vocalist/composer Isabel Crespo. They blend modern jazz harmony, thought-provoking lyrics, and intricate melodies to create a nuanced sound. Their debut album, Elsewhere is out now!
www.fornowproject.com

11:30pm | Q & A is the moniker used by composer/musician Daniel Porter to release his works for piano trio. Dedicated to exploring the extremities of the trio instrumentation, the repertoire evokes familiarities of both past and present styles and draws upon influences truest to his identity. 
https://www.listentoqanda.com

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For Now | Tour Kickoff
Jun
29
8:30 PM20:30

For Now | Tour Kickoff

Come celebrate For Now’s summer tour kickoff with a night of great music!
Doors 8:30pm // Cover $5

9pm - Leoncarlo Canlas
Experimental composer, Leoncarlo Canlas, is an upcoming musician, currentlu based on Denton, TX. He creates unique sounds by incorporating a deep understanding of the violin with modern production mentalities to create lush symphonic soundscapes in real time.

10pm - For Now
For Now is an original music project led by composer/vocalist Isabel Crespo. They blend modern jazz harmony, thought-provoking lyrics, and intricate melodies to create a nuanced sound.

11pm - The Souris-Jordan Jazz Orchestra
The Souris-Jordan Jazz Orchestra is a modern jazz project helmed by co-leaders Alex Souris and Addison Jordan. They present new music alongside selections from the avant-garde jazz tradition.

12am - Juicy the Emissary
Cosmic exotica medium Juicy the Emissary brings his signature "Al Gore Rhythm" to Denton in an exclusive exhibition of sounds and sensations sewn together with the calm and care of a brand new momma bear.

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